Tag Archives: light

Prisons of the Heart

Down, deep below and far from light, Exists a prison cell, Where darkness rules, and pain and hurt And unforgiveness  dwell. * Your unforgiveness locked the door And now stands there to guard. It trapped your pains of pasts inside … Continue reading

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Love Notes

I almost missed the little slip of paper, which had obviously been torn out of a notebook. It was small enough to escape one’s notice easily. There it sat on the floor. I picked it up and turned it around. … Continue reading

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In the Balance of Light and Dark

Sometimes circumstances come together perfectly. This morning they did for me. The full moon was setting close to the same time the sun was coming up. I grabbed the tripod and headed out into the frigid dawn. After capturing the … Continue reading

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One at a Time

Laundry piles up on the bed and begs to be folded. After-dinner dishes seem to stack themselves in the sink. The weeds in my flowerbeds stare at me, and the vegetables call to be planted in the garden. The list … Continue reading

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PAIN

I took this picture this morning on my walk. The tree reminded me of “PAIN” … how the branches had grown up-ward in a struggle of sort.  On their own, one might consider each a wayward attempt at being a … Continue reading

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Awareness

Awareness … of the sound of the ice breaking and snow crunching beneath my feet … Awareness … of my heartbeat drumming in unison with the pace of my walk … Awareness … of my breath, visible only for a … Continue reading

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Winter Sunrises

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.) Even in the cold and dark, You are Light and Life. My feelings don’t change … Continue reading

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